Fundraising Manager: Individual Giving and Legacies

Salary:                               £28 000 per annum

Band:                                 H9

Holiday entitlement:          25 days plus 10 statutory Holidays

Hours:                                35 hours per week

Location:                            Atherton house, Manchester

We have recently undertaken an extensive review of our fundraising strategy and are now looking to recruit an enthusiastic and experienced fundraiser to shape and drive forward our ambitions for individual giving at this exciting juncture.

To that end, we are advertising the new position of Fundraising Manager: Individual Giving and Legacies. The successful candidate will lead a team of three fundraisers and one legacy administrator and will be responsible for ensuring the Fundraising Department’s achievement of the annual fundraising target from individual giving and legacy income. You will develop and deliver the individual giving and legacies strategy and manage targeted, data-driven fundraising campaigns.

As a member of the fundraising management team you will have a fantastic opportunity to share in the success and contribute to the leadership, planning and policy formulation of one of the UK’s preeminent disability charities.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • A successful track record of securing philanthropic support from individuals
  • Experience of managing large scale fundraising campaigns using direct mail, telephone, digital communication, and other methods
  • Line-management experience

It would be beneficial to have an understanding of the needs of service users with visual impairments and/or other disabilities.

Fundraising Manager JD Jan 15 (2)

The closing date for applications is 12.00 noon on Wednesday 18th February 2015 Interviews will be held on the 2nd and 3rd of March 2015

The post holder may be subject to an enhanced DBS check with child and adult barring prior to the commencement of employment at Henshaws. Please read the Job Description for further details.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.  We will make every endeavour to make reasonable adjustments for applicants who require assistance in carrying out their duties due to a disability